Campaign Diary



December 2008

Tue 2 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting with speaker Peter Studdert. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane (with tea and coffee from 7.30pm, and a chance to chat, and for us to introduce ourselves to new members). Our speaker will be Peter Studdert, Director of Joint Planning (Cambridge Growth Areas and Northstowe), who will speak on the topic of the Growth Agenda and the huge new developments around Cambridge.
Fri 5 8.30 am Newsletter 81 review and planning for Newsletter 82 over breakfast at Tatties, Sussex Street.
Fri 5 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): A lunchtime ride of varying speed and length, usually involving a stop at a pub on the way, leaving from the Stourbridge Common side of Green Dragon Bridge. Open to all who like to ride and talk about bicycles. Join the ride at your own risk.
Sun 7 10.00 am – 6.00 pm A14 Improvements public information exhibition: Girton College Conferences, Huntingdon Road. More information in this newsletter.
Mon 8 11.00 am – 8.00 pm A14 Improvements public information exhibition. See 7 December.
Tues 9 11.00 am – 8.00 pm A14 Improvements public information exhibition. See 7 December.
Fri 12 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Mon 15 7.30 pm Cambridge Cycling Campaign Christmas Dinner: CB2 Bistro/Restaurant, Norfolk Street. Please book & pre-order all food. Please reply before 4 December only to: sdb_156@hotmail.com with Cycling Christmas Dinner as the subject of your email.
Fri 19 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.

January 2009

Fri 2 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Tue 6 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting with speaker Rob King. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details, see 2 December. Rob King of Outspoken Delivery, a local cycle courier firm, will be speaking to us about running a cycle courier company in Cambridge and the history of their operation.
Thu 8 7.30 pm North Area Committee: Campaign members may be interested to attend City Council Area Committee meetings, which often cover walking/cycling/transport issues. Wesley Methodist Church, Christ’s Pieces.
Fri 9 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Sat 10 Deadline for articles for Newsletter 82. Please send copy to Monica Frisch: mfrisch@phonecoop.coop. Members are warmly invited to write articles and are invited to contact the Editor in the first instance.
Thu 15 7.30 pm East Area Committee, Cherry Trees Day Centre, St Matthews, Cambridge. See 8 January for information on Area Committees.
Fri 16 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Sat 17 / Sun 18 Traffic Management Area Joint Committee meeting (AJC) response drafting: A meeting to draft our communications to Councillors of the AJC will be held over this weekend. For further details, please contact us.
Thu 22 7.30 pm North Area Committee, Manor Community College, Arbury Road. See 8 January for information on Area Committees.
Fri 23 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Mon 26 Traffic Management Area Joint Committee meeting, Campaign members may be interested to attend AJC meetings, which cover walking/cycling/planning issues in some depth. For further details, please contact us.
Thu 29 7.30 pm Newsletter envelope stuffing at the Baby Milk Action office, 34 Trumpington Street. Help very much welcomed.
Fri 30 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.

February 2009

Tue 3 8.00 pm Monthly General Meeting. Friends’ Meeting House, Jesus Lane. For details, see 2 December. This month will include a demonstration of CycleStreets and discussion of local campaigning and members’ issues.
Fri 6 8.30 am Newsletter 82 review and planning for Newsletter 83 over breakfast at Tatties, Sussex Street.
Fri 6 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Thu 12 7.30 pm South Area Committee, Royal British Legions Hall, Fishers Lane, Cherry Hinton. See 8 January for information on Area Committees.
Fri 13 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Fri 20 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.
Fri 27 12.30 pm Friday ride (weather permitting): Lunchtime ride, open to all. See 5 December for description.